Polychrome pot from ancient Maya village

A polychrome pot unearthed at the ancient Maya village of Ceren in El Salvador. Such pots were prized by the villagers and had likely been obtained through trade at local marketplaces in the valley. In A.D. 660, the village was blasted by toxic gas, pummeled by lava bombs and then choked by a ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item.
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